What does Alcindor mean?
Alcindor \a-lcin-dor, al-ci-ndor\ as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Alcindor is "strong; man's defender, warrior". Alcindor is a derivative of Alcander (Greek). Alcindor is also a variant of Alexander (Greek).
Alcindor is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#44430 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alexander (#8 a year ago) is the only prominent variation form of Alcindor (#unlisted). Adoption of these boy names was at its peak in 2009 (usage of 0.996%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.992%, down 0.4%). Alexander (#8) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation, with this name having a rebound in usage. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Alcindor and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)